Tag Archives: Rubne Amaro Jr.

Darin Ruf Is Moneyball: He Leads the Eastern League In “On Base Plus Slugging” The Key Measure for Offensive Success

It would appear that the Phillies Front Office personnel are not disciples of Billy Beane and Moneyball.  Well, I must admit I have not read the book on the subject but Baseball Betsy has read parts of it every once … Continue reading

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One Night Galvis Goes 3 for 4, The Next Day Diekman Strikes Out 3 of 4 For the Phils

The Phillies have had a reluctance to give young players a chance to make the 25 man roster.  Especially position players. Even when they have earned it such as Freddy Galvis and Jake Diekman had done.   In the off season … Continue reading

Posted in May 2012, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Third Baseman Cody Asche Showed Monday Night Why He is Ready For Reading

It’s no secret that the Phillies are on the look out for a third baseman of the future.  Placido Polanco’s contract is up at the end of the season and he really has not hit much since April of last … Continue reading

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